Extensible Stylesheet Language XSL is a specification developed by W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) for XML documents to be layout and printed beautifully. W3C has contributed to the development of the Web, standardization of the Web.
- XSL 1.0 Specification was open to the public on 15th October, 2001 as a W3C Recommendation.
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL) Version 1.0
W3C Recommendation 15 October 2001
- XSL 1.1 Specification was open to the public on 5th December, 2006 as a W3C Recommendation.
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL) Version 1.1
W3C Recommendation 5 December 2006
- In many cases, XSL is used together with XSL Transformation (XSLT). XSLT Specification became W3C Recommendation before XSL Specification and XSLT has already been popular.
XSL Transformations (XSLT) Version 1.0 W3C Recommendation 16 November 1999
English XSL-FO Books
- XSL-FO Reference Guide by Manfred Krüger - The complete English reference guide to XSL-FO with the latest Antenna House XSL Formatter V7.2 extensions.
- XSL-FO Understanding and Use by Manfred Krüger - This book will introduce XSL-FO and the techniques of data transformation (XSLT) and data access (XPath) by providing the necessary application know-how for beginners. This book also contains an application part for experienced XSL-FO designers which includes a wealth of examples, even for complex document design.
German XSL-FO Books
- XSL-FO Vollständige Referenz by Manfred Krüger – The complete German reference guide to XSL-FO with Antenna House XSL Formatter V7 extensions.
- XSL-FO Die Referenz by Manuel Montero-Pineda & Steffen Herkert – A comprehensive German reference guide to XSL-FO for all levels from beginners to experts.